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Valmet will supply an ash crystallizer plant with a capacity of 300 tons of ash per day to LD Celulose S.A. in Brazil

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Customer: LD Celulose

Production: Pulp

Supplier: Valmet 

Description: Valmet will supply an ash crystallizer plant with a capacity of 300 tons of ash per day to LD Celulose S.A. in Brazil. The ash crystallizer delivery is part of Lenzing’s and Duratex’s joint venture LD Celulose’s project to build a new 500,000 ton/year dissolving pulp mill in Minas Gerais state, Brazil. In January Valmet announced an extensive technology and automation delivery for the project.

Details: «Our new pulp mill will have a positive socio-economic impact throughout the region. When choosing partners for this project we have emphasized reliability, energy efficiency and best environmental practices. We chose Valmet to deliver their ash crystallization solution because the Valmet-concept will fulfil our request in the best way» says Roland Feiner, Chemical Recovery Implementation Manager, LD Celulose.

«Valmet was chosen as the key technology provider for LD Celulose’s new dissolving pulp mill project earlier this year and we are very happy to widen the cooperation now with the delivery of ash crystallizer. Our ash crystallization technology is well suited for large pulp mills and represents proven technology that provides the mill with better environmental performance and increased production efficiency» says Fernando Scucuglia, Director, Pulp and Energy, South America, Valmet.

Start up: The new mill is scheduled to start up in 2022.